Maps

The Lawrence Public Library has a an interesting collection of maps and atlases.  Besides the conventional Lawrence atlases of 1875, 1896, 1906, and 1926 the Library also has a number of Sanborn atlases for starting in 1863 , an Essex County atlas, and a Massachusetts commercial atlas from the 1940s.  There are also about a hundred individual maps of Lawrence and Essex County.

1 Merrimack River valley Lawrence to Haverhill Map of Merrimack River valley Lawrence to Haverhill 18891892 1
2 State normal school (1376)Wards and precincts (1472) 5 leaves

Ward and precinct map

Plan of land belonging to Stillman P. Marsh

18941884

1965

1872

1
3 Hydrology and water resources of the Shawsheen River basin, Massachusetts Hydropower Program New England River Basins Commission

Flood insurance rate map

Mass. Map Water and Sewerage data (3209)

Map of the Spicket Valley

Guide to the Merrimack River valley

Plan of the Spicket River

18901981

1982

1942

1885

1984

1883

1
4 The County of Essex, Massachusetts

Gen. highway map of Essex Co.

Lawrence and environs : main highways and highest points (3439)

The County of Essex (3491)

 

19421966

1957-

1966

1
5 Lawrence, Mass. 1876 (facs.) 1876 1
6 Lawrence: citizen’s guide to a revitalized downtown.Lawrence: the spirit is working 19791986 1
7 Parker street fire alarm historical guide map

Business section City of Lawrence

19361946 2
8 Geological map of Essex County, Massachusetts

Geologic map of the Lawrence quadrangle, Massachusetts-New Hampshire

Massachusetts-New Hampshire Lawrence quadrangle

Geological map of Lawrence

18931958

1946

1912

2
9 Zoning map of the City of Lawrence MassZoning map of the City of Lawrence Mass

Zoning map of the City of Lawrence Mass

Zoning partial

Zoning partial

Zoning map of the City of Lawrence Mass

19431973

1971

1954

1952

1957

2
10 Map of Greater Lawrence 1935 2
11 Map showing existing sewer outlets, proposed intercepting sewers and locations for separate disposal for cities and towns in the Merrimack River Valley: between the towns of Tyngsborough and North Andover n.3 Map showing existing sewer outlets, proposed intercepting sewers and locations for separate disposal for cities and towns in the Merrimack River Valley: between the cities of Haverhill and Newburyport n.4

Map showing a main trunk sewer and tributaries with an outlet to the sea n.2

Map of the Merrimack River Watershed n.1

1924 2
12 Commercial survey of New England: railway mapCommercial survey of New England wholesale marketing areas

Commercial survey of New England retail marketing areas

Commercial survey of New England: road map

Highlands and lowlands of New England: significant factors in agricultural development, location of manufactures, marketing areas, distribution of population, transportation routes, water power development, recreational advantage

19201920

1920

1928

2
13 City of Lawrence Geo. Walker & Co.City of Lawrence

City of Lawrence

18911904

1905

3
14 Mapco map of Lawrence, Mass.Map of Greater Lawrence

Lawrence, Mass.

Lawrence, Massachusetts: destination services map

19601989

2009

2012

3
15 The city of Lawrence, Mass.: north side

The city of Lawrence, Mass.: South side

Street plan of south Lawrence

Street plan of north Lawrence

18751875

1924

1924

3
16 A guide to where to vote in Lawrence

New Lawrence polling places

19931994 3
17 Atlas of the City of Lawrence plate 2

Atlas of the City of Lawrence plate 3

Atlas of Essex County, Massachusetts, Lawrence and Lowell

19061906

1872

4
18 Map of the City of Lawrence, Mass.Map of the City of Lawrence, Mass.

Map of the City of Lawrence, Mass.

Routes for snow plowing

19811977

1962

4
19 Map of the City of Lawrence & main suburban roads (Polk) 1946-1956 4
20 Map of the City of Lawrence and vicinity 1907- 4
21 Lawrence boundaries (3792) 1978 4
22 Lawrence Tornado

Ward 1 tag day LGH

Map of the City of Lawrence

Map of the Town of Lawrence

18501890

1910

1869

1850

5
23 Lawrence, Massachusetts: street map & resource guide Map of Lawrence, Massachusetts

Map of Lawrence, Massachusetts

Map of Lawrence, Mass.

20061982

1983

1950

5
25 Shopper’s guide to Lawrence, Mass.Map of Lawrence, Mass.: your community’s shopper’s guide

Arrow Map Lawrence, Mass.

Take a Good look at Lawrence

19601962

1937

2009

26 Map of Methuen, Massachusetts: your community shopper’s guide.

Town of Andover

Town of Andover (3790)

City of Lawrence Town of Methuen (3411)

Zoning map of North Andover (3426)

City of Haverhill (3204)

Map of Methuen (3200)

Plan of the Town of Methuen

19501965

1984

1978

1942

1955

1935

1928

1913

5
OS 1 Sewers (1199) 1876
OS 2 Sewers (1197) 1876

City of Lawrence 1884 on wall over atlas stand

Oversize map case in stacks

  1. Plan[s] of lots in the City of Lawrence, Mass. 1855

Please browse the maps just posted on Digital Commonwealth.

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